Visit the Zoo!

MOST ZOO BUILDINGS OPEN!

Capron Park Zoo is pleased to announce that in accordance with MA Phase III re-opening plan, the Splashpad and some buildings are officially OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Monday, July 13, 2020!

The Sadler and Nocturnal Buildings, along with the Water Monitor viewing area are now open (with limited capacity) The Rainforest Building remains closed at this time.

~The Splashpad is also open with limitations in line with state mandates.
Only 10 individuals are permitted into the Splashpad area (both benches and actual play area) at a time.
~Parents/guardians and other adults supervising children in the Splashpad area are responsible for ensuring their children abide by capacity limits and social distancing requirements.

In planning your visit please remember the Massachusetts Covid-19 Reopening Standards REQUIRE:

  • Visitor Capacity be monitored and limited

  • Guests wear face masks or coverings at all times while on zoo grounds.

  • Guests follow social distancing guidelines between yourself and other guests

  • One member of your family or group must provide their contact information (Full Name; phone number or email address) when tickets are purchased.

All of us here at the zoo are looking forward to having you back at the zoo.

Lew Stevens
Zoo Director

RATES AND HOURS

Now OPEN!

Hours: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Last Admission: 3:00 PM

In accordance with Massachusetts COVID-19 guidelines, the Rainforest building, Nocturnal building, Sadler building, Concessions Stand, Alpaca/Goat contact yard and the Splash Pad will remain closed at this time

The Zoo is CLOSED Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years’ Day

ATTLEBORO RESIDENTS*: 

Adults (age 13+)            $7.50
Youth (age 3-12)            $6.50 

Under 3                          FREE
Seniors (65+)                 $5.75        

*Proof of residency required

NON-RESIDENTS:

Adults (age 13+)             $9.00
Youth (age 3-12)             $7.50
Under 3                           FREE
Seniors (age 65+)           $6.75

All Military (w/ ID): $4.75

** PLEASE NOTE: During the winter the zoo maybe closed due to weather or unsafe conditions in the zoo – even if the day seems nice. It is best to CALL AHEAD 774-203-1840 during the winter months to ensure the Zoo is open!

Meet our Animals!

Learn more about your favorite animal in the “Animal Collections” menu option above.

“It is the mission of Capron Park Zoo to excite an interest in the natural world through education, conservation and recreation”

Found in the heart of Attleboro, Capron Park Zoo is one of the city’s premiere recreation destinations. Visitors can immerse themselves in the warmth and wonder of a tropical rainforest, be awed by the roar of our lion pride, or simply enjoy the wonders of animals from all over the globe. With something to amaze and inspire the whole family, Capron Park Zoo is a fun-filled place for the young and young-at-heart.

Zoo Events

Summer Zoocademy, week 3 2020

July 13, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 3 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 4 2020

July 20, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 4 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 5 2020

July 27, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 5 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 6 2020

August 3, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 6 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 7 2020

August 10, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 7 CANCELLED

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Wild Art Camp

August 11, 2020 $125

WILD ART CAMP for ages 10-12 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 8 2020

August 17, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 8 CANCELLED

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Summer Zoocademy, week 9 2020

August 24, 2020

SUMMER ZOOCADEMY, week 9 CANCELLED

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Adult Zoocademy: Photography

September 13, 2020 $10

ADULT ZOOCADEMY: Photography Back by popular demand! This adults only morning event will allow photographers access to the zoo before regular hours […]

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Capron Park Zoo is a SMOKE-FREE facility!

Looking for a gift for your animal lover?

Looking for a zoo-themed gift? How about a Capron Park Zoo  necklace or ankle socks? All images are of Capron Park Zoo animals! Maybe a zoo knit cap or reusable shopping bag! Our straw keychains make wonderful gifts!

Stop into our Gift Shop TODAY!

Purchase $50 or more in merchandise and receive a FREE tote bag!